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States with the highest jobless rates

POSTED: 11:58 AM Sep 24 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Jul 21 2014

While unemployment may be steadily falling nationwide, these states just can't seem to catch a break.

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The unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent in June, it's lowest level since the recession hit. While unemployment may be steadily falling nationwide, these states just can't seem to catch a break. Check out the 20 states with the highest jobless rates as of June 2014, the latest data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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